University of Southern California, Art History
Assistant or Associate Professor of Early Modern Art and Visual Culture
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor|
The Department of Art History in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the history of art, visual, and/or material culture of the early modern period (ca. 1500–1800). The area of expertise is open. We have a particular interest in scholarship with a transregional, transcultural, or global focus and in scholarship that contributes to increasing the diversity of the department’s intellectual life and offerings. The appointment is expected to begin in August 2018.
The successful candidate will teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate level and participate actively in the intellectual life of the department and the university. Candidates at the assistant professor level must possess a Ph.D. at the time of appointment and show exceptional scholarly promise; candidates at the associate professor level must possess a track record of the highest excellence and productivity in scholarship, teaching, service, and professional leadership.
Interested candidates should provide 1) a cover letter that includes a discussion of past, current, and future research as appropriate to the professional stage of the candidate, as well as a discussion about teaching experience and interests; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) two writing samples, at least one of which should be a chapter from a dissertation or book manuscript; and 4) the names and contact information of three referees who will be contacted through a system-generated email to provide reference letters. To be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-associate-professor-of-early-modern-art-and-visual-culture/1209/5673780 Review of applications will begin on November 1st, 2017. Questions about the position can be directed to Professor Daniela Bleichmar, at email@example.com.
USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
To be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-associate-professor-of-early-modern-art-and-visual-culture/1209/5673780 Review of applications will begin on November 1st, 2017.
Questions about the position can be directed to Professor Daniela Bleichmar, at email@example.com.
|Primary Category:||Art / Art History
|Secondary Categories:||Early Modern History and Period Studies